Southampton manager Hasenhuettl signs four-year contract

2 June 2020, 3:44 PM
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuettl has signed a four-year contract to stay with the club until 2024, eight months since his team suffered a record 9-0 Premier League mauling at home to Leicester City.
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Proteas lose by narrow defeat against New Zealand 20 June 2019, 6:34 AM

Faf du Plessis says he couldn't have asked for any more from his side after they slipped to a narrow defeat against New Zealand at the World Cup.

Ivory Coast hit back to hammer Zambia in Africa Cup warm-up 19 June 2019, 8:40 PM

Ivory Coast recovered from conceding an early goal to trounce Zambia 4-1 on Wednesday in the final warm-up match for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Banyana shift focus to Cosafa Cup following World Cup exit 19 June 2019, 8:18 PM

Banyana Banyana arrived to a heroine’s welcome at the OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday morning following their maiden FIFA Women’s World Cup appearance in France. Newly-appointed Gauteng MEC for Sport Mbali Hlophe welcomed coach Desiree Ellis and her team, and congratulated Banyana on their journey. She has pledged to assist the women’s game reach […]

It’s time for Bafana to show up at Afcon and conquer African football: Van Wyk 19 June 2019, 7:10 PM

Banyana Banyana captain Janine Van Wyk has called on Bafana Bafana to go out and conquer African football ahead of the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) starting on Friday.

Billiat doubtful for Zim opener against Egypt in Cairo: Chidzambwa 19 June 2019, 7:05 PM

Zimbabwean and Kaizer Chiefs international attacker Khama Billiat is racing against time to be match fit for the critical African Cup of Nations (AFCON) opening match against the hosts Egypt at the Cairo Stadium on Friday.

Zimbabwe will be the Ajax Amsterdam of the Afcon: Musona 19 June 2019, 5:27 PM

Zimbabwean Warriors Captain Knowledge “Smiling Assassin” Musona has proclaimed his team as the Ajax Amsterdam of the AFCON.

Cape Town City announce Abbubaker Mobara signing 19 June 2019, 4:40 PM

Cape Town City have announced the signing of Abbubaker Mobara, who joins the Citizens after three seasons at Orlando Pirates.

We might just upset the Afcon hosts: Rusike 19 June 2019, 3:35 PM

SuperSport United Striker Evans Rusike says they are ready for their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) opening clash on Friday against the record seven-time African champions and hosts Egypt at the Cairo International Stadium. While they go into this clash as underdogs, he believes they could pull a rabbit out a hat and surprise all […]

India’s Dhawan ruled out of World Cup with fractured thumb 19 June 2019, 2:23 PM

India's opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the rest of their World Cup campaign after fracturing his thumb earlier in the tournament, the country's cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday.

Sundowns aim high as they plan Africa and Europe pre-season tour: Mosimane 19 June 2019, 2:20 PM

When Mamelodi Sundowns returns for pre-season at the end of this month, they are planning their camps all over the continent including a base in Europe, possibly in Holland.

Banyana receive an emotional welcome 19 June 2019, 12:45 PM

Banyana Banyana have received an emotional welcome on their return home from the FIFA Women's World Cup.

WATCH: Banyana Banyana briefing 19 June 2019, 11:50 AM

Banyana Banyana are back home from the World Cup, having lost all their matches, but with heads held high and having learned huge lessons.

Michel Platini
UEFA head Platini released after being questioned over Qatar World Cup 19 June 2019, 9:48 AM

Michel Platini, the former head of European soccer association, UEFA, was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament to Qatar.

Shelley Kerr
Coach Kerr backs Scots to bring ‘A-game’ against Argentina 19 June 2019, 6:55 AM

Scotland must “bring their A-game” to their final group stage match of the women’s World Cup against Argentina on Wednesday if they are to have any hope of reaching the last-16, coach Shelley Kerr has said.

Beach volleyball is popular in South Africa – Rorich 18 June 2019, 7:18 PM

The Volleyball South Africa Director Gershon Rorich is excited with another edition of the Volleyball League which is currently taking place in Kempton Park for the next four weeks.

Le Clos in bid to change dynamics of swimming in SA 18 June 2019, 6:34 PM

Chad le Clos says he is doing all he can to change the dynamics of swimming in the country, but wants stronger funding initiatives to ensure the sport transformed at a quicker rate.

Konkco to fight for WBC title 18 June 2019, 5:59 PM

International Boxing Organisation (IBO) minimumweight champion Simphiwe “Chain Reaction” Konkco will become the first South African boxer to challenge for the World Boxing Council (WBC) title in almost eight years. This follows after the WBC approved Konkco as the challenger to reigning WBC minimum weight champion Chayaphon Moonsri popularly known as Wanheng Menayothin. The news […]

Bafana Bafana can reach Afcon semi-finals: Booth 18 June 2019, 5:02 PM

Former Bafana Bafana defender Matthew Booth is confident that the national team can reach the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals in Egypt. The biennial tournament will begin on July 19.

Vakhegula Vakhegula hope to avenge Banyana 18 June 2019, 3:21 PM

The South African Elderly Women’s Football team Vakhegula Vakhegula are plotting to avenge their grandkids against European opposition when they play France in a friendly match on Wednesday in St Etienne. 

Lungi Ngidi
South Africa’s Ngidi set to return for NZ clash 18 June 2019, 3:00 PM

  South African fast bowler Lungi Ngidi is expected to return for Wednesday’s must-win Cricket World Cup game against New Zealand at Edgbaston after passing a fitness test.

Michel Platini
Ex-UEFA chief Platini arrested in 2022 World Cup probe 18 June 2019, 12:10 PM

Ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, a source close to the investigation said.

Clare Polkinghorne on the field
Polkinghorne out, 16-year-old Fowler an option for Matildas 18 June 2019, 10:51 AM

Australia central defender Clare Polkinghorne is unavailable for their final Group C game at the women’s World Cup, coach Ante Milicic has said, but 16-year-old striker Mary Fowler could get a runout against Jamaica.

Janine van Wyk
Banyana to return home after being knocked out of World Cup 18 June 2019, 6:54 AM

Banyana Banyana will return to South Africa after being knocked out of the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup.

Banyana
Banyana end World Cup with 4-0 loss 17 June 2019, 9:06 PM

Germany thumped South Africa 4-0 in a Group B match played at the La Masson, Nantes in France.

Junior Boks
Junior Boks to tackle France in semi-final 17 June 2019, 6:00 PM

The Junior Springboks are set to face France in the 2019 U20 Championship semi-final on Monday night.

Squash wonder kid Malinga soldiers on at IPT tournament 17 June 2019, 2:32 PM

Young squash sensation Awande Malinga outplayed Rebecca Glanville and Erin Powers without dropping a game, in the Interprovincial (IPT) tournament in Bloemfontein at the weekend. Despite the cold weather, the wonder kid of SA junior squash ensured she won her first match with ease. Malinga says that she is very proud of her performance. Content […]

Stellenbosch FC make first signing of the season 17 June 2019, 2:25 PM

Newly promoted Stellenbosch FC have made their first signings ahead of the 2019/2020 Absa Premiership season, bringing in two players from Ubuntu Cape Town.

I want a better AFCON experience this time around – Keet 17 June 2019, 2:23 PM

Having played second fiddle to Itumeleng Khune for the better part of his national team stint, all Darren Keet wants now is to cement his spot as the first choice keeper for Bafana Bafana.

Ghana match helped Bafana address starting line-up question: Baxter 17 June 2019, 1:14 PM

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter was left encouraged by his team’s performance during a training match against Ghana in Dubai on Saturday, as part of the preparations for the 2019 African Cup of Nations tournament that kicks-off in Egypt this week.

Foto del viernes de Mohamed Salah en el banco de suplentes de Egipto en el choque ante Uruguay.
Egypt wins last Africa Cup warm-up game against Guinea 17 June 2019, 7:56 AM

Egypt are in Group A with the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda and Zimbabwe for the June 21-July 19 tournament as they seek a record-extending eighth African title.